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Donghwasa, Daegu

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Must see · Religious Site · Historic Site
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See the giant Buddha statue, reaching almost 20 m 65 (ft) tall, at Donghwasa. Take a cable car ride surrounded by mesmerizing misty hills, or some easily accessible public transport options, to reach the temple. If you're feeling adventurous, try hiking to the site, enjoying the area's pristine nature and lush greenery alon g the way. At the temple, appreciate the ornate pagodas, the main temple, and the stairs shaped like a dragon. Relax by the lake and listen to the sounds of the waterfall, then refresh at the coffee shop near the entrance. The complex offers temple-stay programs, allowing you to completely immerse yourself in the Zen vibe and explore your spiritual side. Put Donghwasa on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Daegu day trip website.
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  • I'd like to introduce the Donghwasah Buddhist Temple instead of the Gyesahn Catholic Church in Daegu because people who read my review from Occidental countries know more things about Christianity... 
    I'd like to introduce the Donghwasah Buddhist Temple instead of the Gyesahn Catholic Church in Daegu because people who read my review from Occidental countries know more things about Christianity...  more »
  • Donghwa temple is located the Palgong mountain. It's a class & historic temple in Daegu. If you visit in autumn, you can watch the fabulous view with changed colors leaves. 
    Donghwa temple is located the Palgong mountain. It's a class & historic temple in Daegu. If you visit in autumn, you can watch the fabulous view with changed colors leaves.  more »
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  • This is the very famous religious temple in Daegu, with good picturesque sights as well
  • What an incredible experience. From the waterfalls to the Buddhist ceremonies, this place has everything you need for a day trip ✌️🕉️😇

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